Period
to 19 June 2019

The median annual salary for a .NET Software Engineer was £50,000 in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

The first table below provides salary benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to same period in the previous 2 years.

.NET Software Engineer
UK
6 months to
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 617 624 659
Rank change year-on-year +7 +35 +82
Permanent jobs requiring a .NET Software Engineer 561 664 585
As % of all permanent IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.39% 0.39% 0.34%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.41% 0.40% 0.35%
Number of salaries quoted 500 555 553
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £45,269
Median salary % change year-on-year - +10.45% -4.70%
10th Percentile £31,500 £33,250 £27,500
90th Percentile £73,750 £80,000 £68,750
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £45,000

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all permanent IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of permanent jobs in our overall sample.

All Permanent IT Job Vacancies
UK
Permanent vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 137,840 165,873 165,929
% of permanent IT jobs with a recognized job title 95.92% 96.35% 96.35%
Number of salaries quoted 109,724 134,909 136,591
UK median annual salary £50,000 £50,000 £47,500
Median salary % change year-on-year - +5.26% -
10th Percentile £28,250 £27,500 £27,500
90th Percentile £85,000 £80,000 £77,500
UK excluding London median annual salary £45,000 £45,000 £42,500
% change year-on-year - +5.88% -

.NET Software Engineer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured .NET Software Engineer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer.

Salary trend for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Salary Histogram

The salary distribution of IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer over the 6 months to 19 June 2019.

Salary histogram for .NET Software Engineer in the UK

.NET Software Engineer
Top 15 Job Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median salaries quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Software Engineer within the UK over the 6 months to 19 June 2019. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Permanent
IT Job Ads
Median Salary
Past 6 Months
Median Salary
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -17 481 £50,000 - 58
UK excluding London +33 381 £45,000 - 58
London +5 159 £65,000 +4.00% 12
South East +32 109 £45,000 - 11
North of England -17 106 £45,000 - 8
Scotland +57 57 £50,000 +11.11% 6
Midlands +57 47 £42,500 -19.05% 12
Yorkshire -6 47 £40,000 -11.11% 5
North West -22 44 £52,500 +16.67% 2
West Midlands +53 42 £42,500 -22.73% 6
South West +2 32 £45,000 +5.88% 14
East of England +43 28 £43,750 -10.26% 2
North East +31 15 £43,000 -4.44% 1
East Midlands +20 5 £43,750 +2.94% 6
Wales - 3 £43,250 - 6

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, .NET Software Engineer job roles required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all permanent job ads featuring .NET Software Engineer in the job title.

1 561 (100.00%) .NET
2 543 (96.79%) C#
3 532 (94.83%) Software Engineering
4 310 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
5 295 (52.58%) ASP.NET
6 285 (50.80%) SQL
7 281 (50.09%) JavaScript
8 240 (42.78%) MVC
9 192 (34.22%) SQL Server
10 180 (32.09%) Microsoft Azure
11 167 (29.77%) Finance
12 159 (28.34%) CSS
12 159 (28.34%) HTML
13 151 (26.92%) AngularJS
14 132 (23.53%) Scrum
15 129 (22.99%) ASP.NET Web API
16 127 (22.64%) Microsoft
17 123 (21.93%) TDD
18 120 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
19 117 (20.86%) ASP.NET MVC
20 108 (19.25%) Microservices
20 108 (19.25%) XML
21 106 (18.89%) .NET Framework
21 106 (18.89%) Degree
22 94 (16.76%) Amazon AWS
23 92 (16.40%) Java
24 91 (16.22%) OO
25 88 (15.69%) Windows
26 85 (15.15%) .NET Core
27 83 (14.80%) Greenfield Project

.NET Software Engineer Skill Set
Co-occurring IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 32 (5.70%) Oracle Workflow
2 26 (4.63%) IIS
3 18 (3.21%) NServiceBus
4 6 (1.07%) Adobe Experience Manager
5 5 (0.89%) Confluence
6 3 (0.53%) Umbraco
7 2 (0.36%) Elasticsearch
7 2 (0.36%) MS Exchange
8 1 (0.18%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (0.71%) Chatbot
2 2 (0.36%) EngageOne
Business Applications
1 5 (0.89%) Front Arena
1 5 (0.89%) Markit EDM
1 5 (0.89%) thinkFolio
Cloud Services
1 180 (32.09%) Microsoft Azure
2 94 (16.76%) Amazon AWS
3 24 (4.28%) SaaS
4 21 (3.74%) GitHub
5 16 (2.85%) Google Cloud Platform
5 16 (2.85%) Serverless
6 10 (1.78%) Azure Functions
7 6 (1.07%) AWS Lambda
8 5 (0.89%) Amazon S3
8 5 (0.89%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.53%) Office 365
9 3 (0.53%) Power Platform
10 2 (0.36%) NuGet
11 1 (0.18%) Amazon EC2
11 1 (0.18%) AWS CloudFormation
11 1 (0.18%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
11 1 (0.18%) Azure Active Directory
11 1 (0.18%) Azure Data Factory
11 1 (0.18%) IaaS
11 1 (0.18%) Runscope
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.43%) Broadband
2 7 (1.25%) Ethernet
2 7 (1.25%) TCP/IP
3 2 (0.36%) HTTP
3 2 (0.36%) Internet
4 1 (0.18%) Bluetooth
Database & Business Intelligence
1 192 (34.22%) SQL Server
2 54 (9.63%) Relational Database
3 47 (8.38%) NoSQL
4 33 (5.88%) MongoDB
5 17 (3.03%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 16 (2.85%) MySQL
7 15 (2.67%) RDBMS
8 11 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
9 10 (1.78%) Redis
10 7 (1.25%) Big Data
11 6 (1.07%) Amazon Redshift
12 5 (0.89%) Data Lake
13 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 4 (0.71%) SQL Server Reporting Services
14 3 (0.53%) Power BI
14 3 (0.53%) SQL Server 2012
14 3 (0.53%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 2 (0.36%) Azure SQL Database
15 2 (0.36%) SQL Server 2016
16 1 (0.18%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 79 (14.08%) Git (software)
2 53 (9.45%) Visual Studio
3 52 (9.27%) NUnit
4 39 (6.95%) Jenkins
5 35 (6.24%) TeamCity
6 27 (4.81%) Visual Studio Team System
7 26 (4.63%) SpecFlow
8 24 (4.28%) Bitbucket Server
8 24 (4.28%) Cucumber
9 23 (4.10%) JIRA
10 21 (3.74%) MSTest
11 18 (3.21%) Subversion
11 18 (3.21%) Team Foundation Server
12 11 (1.96%) Selenium
13 7 (1.25%) Atlassian Bamboo
14 6 (1.07%) Ant
14 6 (1.07%) Hudson
14 6 (1.07%) Maven
15 5 (0.89%) MSBuild
15 5 (0.89%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 167 (29.77%) Finance
2 46 (8.20%) Retail
3 38 (6.77%) Banking
3 38 (6.77%) Front Office
4 15 (2.67%) Marketing
5 14 (2.50%) Pharmaceutical
6 13 (2.32%) Telecoms
7 11 (1.96%) Manufacturing
8 8 (1.43%) Advertising
9 6 (1.07%) Games
10 5 (0.89%) Dutch Language
10 5 (0.89%) French Language
10 5 (0.89%) German Language
10 5 (0.89%) Italian Language
10 5 (0.89%) Spanish Language
11 4 (0.71%) Aerospace
11 4 (0.71%) Electronics
11 4 (0.71%) Multimedia
12 2 (0.36%) Retail Banking
13 1 (0.18%) Private Banking
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 561 (100.00%) .NET
2 295 (52.58%) ASP.NET
3 159 (28.34%) CSS
3 159 (28.34%) HTML
4 151 (26.92%) AngularJS
5 129 (22.99%) ASP.NET Web API
6 117 (20.86%) ASP.NET MVC
7 108 (19.25%) XML
8 106 (18.89%) .NET Framework
9 85 (15.15%) .NET Core
10 83 (14.80%) jQuery
11 79 (14.08%) REST
12 74 (13.19%) WCF
13 71 (12.66%) Web Services
14 69 (12.30%) React
15 65 (11.59%) RESTful
16 64 (11.41%) WPF
17 52 (9.27%) SOAP
18 40 (7.13%) JSON
19 36 (6.42%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 83 (14.80%) Greenfield Project
2 32 (5.70%) Derivative
2 32 (5.70%) Equities
2 32 (5.70%) Fixed Income
2 32 (5.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 32 (5.70%) Hedge funds
3 31 (5.53%) Enterprise Software
4 24 (4.28%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (1.96%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (1.78%) Mobile App
6 10 (1.78%) Robotics
7 8 (1.43%) Algorithms
8 7 (1.25%) Life Science
8 7 (1.25%) Online Banking
9 6 (1.07%) Cloud Native
10 5 (0.89%) Analytical Mindset
10 5 (0.89%) Data Structures
10 5 (0.89%) User Experience
11 4 (0.71%) Data Protection Act
11 4 (0.71%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 88 (15.69%) Windows
2 12 (2.14%) Linux
3 8 (1.43%) Android
4 6 (1.07%) Embedded Linux
5 5 (0.89%) Unix
6 4 (0.71%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (0.18%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 532 (94.83%) Software Engineering
2 310 (55.26%) Agile Software Development
3 240 (42.78%) MVC
4 132 (23.53%) Scrum
5 123 (21.93%) TDD
6 120 (21.39%) Continuous Integration
7 108 (19.25%) Microservices
8 91 (16.22%) OO
9 82 (14.62%) Test Automation
10 61 (10.87%) Computer Science
11 51 (9.09%) DevOps
11 51 (9.09%) Front End Development
12 45 (8.02%) Unit Testing
13 44 (7.84%) Open Source
14 43 (7.66%) SDLC
15 42 (7.49%) Workflow
16 41 (7.31%) Web Development
17 40 (7.13%) BDD
17 40 (7.13%) Continuous Delivery
18 38 (6.77%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 543 (96.79%) C#
2 285 (50.80%) SQL
3 281 (50.09%) JavaScript
4 92 (16.40%) Java
5 82 (14.62%) TypeScript
6 57 (10.16%) C++
7 48 (8.56%) T-SQL
8 36 (6.42%) PL/SQL
9 33 (5.88%) PowerShell
10 20 (3.57%) Python
10 20 (3.57%) VB.NET
11 14 (2.50%) C
12 10 (1.78%) ES6
13 7 (1.25%) VB
14 5 (0.89%) Go
14 5 (0.89%) PHP
14 5 (0.89%) Ruby
15 3 (0.53%) R
16 2 (0.36%) Scala
16 2 (0.36%) VBA
Qualifications
1 106 (18.89%) Degree
2 22 (3.92%) Computer Science Degree
3 16 (2.85%) Security Cleared
4 13 (2.32%) SC Cleared
5 6 (1.07%) Microsoft Certification
6 4 (0.71%) Master's Degree
7 1 (0.18%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (0.89%) DICOM
2 4 (0.71%) ISO 9001
3 2 (0.36%) 21 CFR Part 11
4 1 (0.18%) PCI DSS
4 1 (0.18%) PMO
4 1 (0.18%) QA
System Software
1 36 (6.42%) Docker
2 26 (4.63%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 26 (4.63%) Kubernetes
2 12 (2.14%) Terraform
3 8 (1.43%) Ansible
3 8 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (0.53%) Puppet
5 1 (0.18%) AirWatch
5 1 (0.18%) Jamf Pro
Vendors
1 127 (22.64%) Microsoft
2 48 (8.56%) Oracle
3 16 (2.85%) Xamarin
4 13 (2.32%) Google
5 6 (1.07%) Adobe
5 6 (1.07%) Cisco
5 6 (1.07%) Freescale
6 5 (0.89%) Blue Prism
6 5 (0.89%) Calypso
6 5 (0.89%) Charles River
6 5 (0.89%) SimCorp
7 3 (0.53%) SAP
8 1 (0.18%) Atlassian
8 1 (0.18%) Infragistics
8 1 (0.18%) MobileIron
8 1 (0.18%) MuleSoft
8 1 (0.18%) Pega
8 1 (0.18%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.18%) Splunk
8 1 (0.18%) WorldPay